Saturday, February 27, 2010

When you study abroad in Japan "don't try to be Japanese" according to expat

"Robert Gumley,...has learned that Japan is an easy country for foreigners to live in — if they choose to be bicultural.

"I would say, 'Don't try to become Japanese.' 
One good thing about Japan is that you do not have to be Japanese. 
You are allowed to be a hybrid,"

Bicultural approach, family support keys to success for translation service director Gumley
Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010

Further Reading:

See Japan by motorcycle in 2010